Fabregas sends warning to Chelsea about two Leicester stars - FCNaija

EPL By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 13/01/2018

Cesc Fabregas send warning to Chelsea team-mate about two Leicester City stars of Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez ahead of Saturday’s Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge. 

The dethroned Premier League Champions will travel to west London eighth in position in the log table with 30 points having, while Chelsea will hope a win can see them climb above Manchester United into second place.

Vardy and Mahrez are both instrumental for Leicester’s stunning title triumph in 2016, are enjoying productive seasons at the King Power, scoring a combined 18 goals.

Fabregas is well aware the threat of English striker and Algeria international can pose but says nothing but three points will be satisfactory this weekend.

"You are talking about Chelsea FC, you have to win,’ Fabregas told Sky Sports. ‘They demand you to win, you have to demand yourself to win.

"The manager wants you to win, this is our obligation. It will definitely be difficult, we know how they play and like to play with two lines of four.

"They are very compact and have [Jamie] Vardy and [Riyad] Mahrez, who are top players, and they play the counter-attacks very well.

''So we just have to keep an eye on them and be ready to play our game and hopefully, win.’

Manchester City are leading defending champions Chelsea with 16 points from 22 matches.